Do you have a way with words? Milwaukee youth ages 10-18 are encouraged to submit a poem with an entry form to compete in this year's Poetry Contest! Submit up to two poems online between April 1 and April 30.
Prizes will be awarded to top poems in three age categories: 10-12, 13-15, and 16-18. Winners will be announced at the Teen Poetry Slam at Villard Square on Tuesday, May 14, 6-7:30 p.m. and may be published on the MPL web page and Facebook pages!
Click here to submit your poem! Poems must be submitted between April 1 and April 30.
Must be between 10-18 years of age to participate. Participants must be Milwaukee County residents to be eligible. Individuals can only win one prize in this contest. Entries must be typed and submitted online only. All submissions must be original works written by the young adult submitting the entry. Each individual may submit up to two entries. Entries may be edited for publication purposes.